The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 52 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.00% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 0.82% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £26,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
Open Source
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
290 243 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 82.86% 76.66% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 229 187 154
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Open Source
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Devon

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Devon

Open Source
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 6 £40,000 -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) TDD
4 11 (57.89%) Business Analysis
4 11 (57.89%) .NET
4 11 (57.89%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) C#
7 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
7 7 (36.84%) ISO 14001
7 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (36.84%) Summit
7 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
7 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
7 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
7 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
7 7 (36.84%) Product Management
7 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (31.58%) HTML5
8 6 (31.58%) Degree
9 5 (26.32%) Spring
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) CSS
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
10 4 (21.05%) Change Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Summit
2 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
1 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Team Leader
2 6 (31.58%) Team Leader
3 5 (26.32%) Software Development Team Leader
3 5 (26.32%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (26.32%) Java Team Leader
4 4 (21.05%) Development Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Software Manager
4 4 (21.05%) AWS Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Service Development Manager
5 3 (15.79%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Service Manager
5 3 (15.79%) IT Development Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 5 (26.32%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Physics
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) Business Analysis
3 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
4 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 7 (36.84%) Product Management
5 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) People Management
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Web Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) SEO
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
1 7 (36.84%) ISO 14001
2 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix